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Antić, Ayón Shine Friday In FIBA Qualifying

By Jaryd Wilson

Macedonia is still alive in EuroBasket 2013, thanks in large part to Pero Antić’s 16-points, 14-rebound performance in an 89-75 win over previously unbeaten Serbia. Antić struggled from three but was able to get most of his inside shots to fall and added five free throws.  Macedonia, which lost two close games to open the... »

Antić Turns In Solid Effort In Loss

By Jaryd Wilson

Pero Antić scored 12 points and grabbed eight rebounds Thursday, but it wasn’t enough as Macedonia fell 75-67 to Lithuania in EuroBasket. Macedonia is now 0-2 in the FIBA World Cup qualifying tournament and may have to win their final three games just to get out of the first round. Three of the six teams... »

Antić, Macedonia Lose EuroBasket Heartbreaker To Montenegro

By Jaryd Wilson

New Hawk Pero Antić fouled out of Macedonia’s EuroBasket-opening game against Montenegro with 10 seconds left Wednesday, and the Macedonians missed two chances to win in the closing seconds before falling 81-80. Antić scored eight points, pulled down six rebounds and dished out four assists in the loss. Six teams from the 24-team EuroBasket field... »

Macedonia Finishes Undefeated In SuperCup

By Jaryd Wilson

Macedonia concluded the Basketball SuperCup in Germany with a 93-84 victory over Bosnia-Herzegovina Sunday. New Hawk Pero Antić did not play after playing two games in two days Friday and Saturday.  Even without arguably their best player, the Macedonians were still able to finish 3-0 on the weekend in preparation for EuroBasket in nine days. Antić... »